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Apprenticeships could provide millions of Americans with rewarding job and training opportunities—a shared goal of nearly every policymaker.
Amazon’s move has sparked debate, but the migration of firms and their corresponding jobs is seen as a barometer of business climate and economic health.
Amazon reportedly discovered that its artificial intelligence–based hiring tool developed a bias against women.
A new Urban Institute analysis calculates the “mix-match” between the share of people with college education and the share of jobs that require it.
Millions of jobs could be lost as a result of new technologies, but millions of jobs will also be created.
Through apprenticeships, manufacturing employers can produce the skilled workers they need.
As the economy continues to add jobs, not all are high-quality.
Around 80 percent of self-employed independent contractors prefer their current employment arrangement.
A new survey shows how local workforce development boards are aiming to help low-income parents.
How can we help Americans who may feel intimidated by technological and economic change?

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